United Airlines baggage complaint set to music, actually very good
This is the best complaint we've ever seen. No, we don't like country music. At all. But it doesn't matter. Well, not much anyway.
Here's the background to musician Dave Carroll's account of flying with United Airlines recently:
In the spring of 2008, Sons of Maxwell were traveling to Nebraska for a one-week tour and my Taylor guitar was witnessed being thrown by United Airlines baggage handlers in Chicago. I discovered later that the $3500 guitar was severely damaged.
They didnt deny the experience occurred but for nine months the various people I communicated with put the responsibility for dealing with the damage on everyone other than themselves and finally said they would do nothing to compensate me for my loss.
So I promised the last person to finally say no to compensation (Ms Irlweg) that I would write and produce three songs about my experience with United Airlines and make videos for each to be viewed online by anyone in the world.
And here's the first song produced by Carroll and his band Sons of Maxwell, with a full length video to accompany it:
Alright, we can't fricking stand country music, but still. The guy has a point.